Football scholarships remain one of the most competitive fields in the world of sports scholarships, but full scholarships are more common in football than in any other sport. These scholarships are heavily regulated by the NCAA, which means there is a great amount of emphasis placed on not only talent but academic record as all those awarded scholarships must meet certain GPA requirements.
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25 Football Scholarships with Approaching Deadlines
Carolina Panthers Graduate Scholarship
- DeadlineMarch 1, 2024
The Carolina Panthers Graduate Scholarship provides graduate level scholarships to athletes in North and South Carolina on the basis of leadership, citizenship and academic merit. Eligibility Requirements: Have earned an intercollegiate varsity letter in college. Female athletes may letter in any sport; male athletes must letter in football; Be a graduating senior athlete at an accredited North
SJCF Stockton Student Athletes Scholarship Fund
- DeadlineMarch 31, 2024
The Stockton Student Athletes Scholarship Fund was originally established as the Jester’s Club Athletic Scholarship Fund in 2015 at the Community Foundation of San Joaquin. The fund was renamed the Stockton Student Athletes Scholarship Fund in 2020. Two renewable scholarships in the amount of $1,500 each will be awarded this cycle, which means you could receive up to $6,000 over four
Kylie Murray Memorial Flight Training Scholarship
- DeadlineApril 1, 2024
The Kylie Murray Memorial Flight Training Scholarship is dedicated to honoring Kylie Murray's legacy by providing flight training opportunities to deserving individuals. Scholarship Details This endowed scholarship is administered through the EAA chapter network. It is available to women between the ages of 16 and 19 who are committed to earning an aviation-oriented college degree.
Greentown Athletic Club J. Carl Brosch Scholarship
- DeadlineApril 1, 2024
The Greentown Athletic Club J Carl Brosch Scholarship is open to any undergraduate or graduate college student that participated in GAC programs (Softball, Baseball, Cheerleading or Football) while living within the Greentown Fire District. It is also open to students who attended Greentown elementary school and/or had with a home address that fell within the Greentown fire district during their
Metro Youth Football Association Scholarships
- DeadlineAugust 16, 2024
The MYFA Scholarship was established as a means to expresses the importance of education to the players, parents and coaches of Metro Football. $1500 Legacy Scholarships will be awarded to 4 students who participated in the MYFA Tackle Program and are still participating in football at the varsity level. $1000 John Pierce Memorial Scholarship will be awarded to one student graduating in the
Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program
- DeadlineJanuary 30, 2025
The Foot Locker Scholar Athletes Program is a prestigious initiative that acknowledges and supports high school seniors who have excelled in both athletics and academics. This scholarship program aims to provide financial assistance to student-athletes who exhibit exceptional leadership skills, not only on the field but also in their academic pursuits and community involvement. With a focus on
Augustana University Athletic Grant
A nationally recognized university located in Sioux Falls, Augustana is home to students who aspire to become the change-makers and problem-solvers of tomorrow. We believe life is about the journey — the places you see, the experiences you have, the knowledge you gain and the people you meet along the way. It's what being a Viking is all about, and it's why we're proud to partner with families to
Gator Bowl Charities Award of Excellence Scholarship
The TaxSlayer Gator Bowl’s mission is to provide Northeast Florida with the very best in college athletics and related activities in order to maximize positive impact on the area’s economy, national image and community pride. Throughout their generosity, TaxSlayer is offering the Gator Bowl Charities Award of Excellence Scholarship. The Gator Bowl Charities Award of Excellence Scholarship
Cottey College Athletics Scholarships
In addition to federal and state aid, Cottey College is proud to offer institutional aid on a limited basis as funding allows. Cottey offers a variety of scholarships based on academic merit, extracurricular activities, leadership and athletic performance. Acceptance of Cottey scholarships or grants as part of a financial aid package indicates permission to release the recipient’s name and
Many larger schools will have recruiters aware of talent on high school football fields, and marketing your skills has become an important piece of landing a football scholarship. As a high visibility sport that is often used as a tool to raise fundraising dollars from alums, those chosen for full rides at the big universities should consider themselves part of an elite group of athletes. That said, schools where football is not a way of life and more of a premium is placed on academics, it may be easier to not only land a spot on the team but compete for scholarship money. Don’t rule out smaller schools where factors like need come in when doling out available funding.
Most football scholarships will come directly from the college you’re attending. For examples of these and other football scholarships, check out the links below. For additional information about awards based on different criteria, try conducting a free college scholarship search at Scholarships.com.